Major deltas of the world

Future delta projections

Explore the projections of future climate and socio-economic change for the world's major deltas in the Google Map below. These projections were obtained from studies by Utrecht University and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Details on the origin and computation of projections can be found below.

The Water, Climate and Future Deltas hub explores how human and climate drivers may develop in the future and assesses their potential impact on deltas worldwide.

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